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[492] πόλεμος κτλ.: cf. “Υ 137.— μελήσει”: cf. 5.430.—cf. “ἀνδρῶν τάδ᾽ ἐστί, σφάγια καὶ χρηστήρια θεοῖσιν ἕρδειν, πολεμίων πειρωμένων: σὸν δ̓ αὖ τὸ σιγᾶν καὶ μένειν εἴσω δόμων” Aesch. Septem 212 ff., “ἀνδρῶν γὰρ ἀλκή: σοὶ δὲ χρὴ τούτων” (i.e. children) “μέλειν” Eur. Heraclidae 711. The second half-verse is quoted in Aristophanes, Lysistrata 520, as a common admonition of husbands to wives, that they should mind their own business.

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